University of Texas Medical Branch School of Nursing

University of Texas Medical Branch School of Nursing

Nursing Degree Programs

  • + Bachelor's of Science in Nursing - Traditional BSN

    Location: Campus Only

    Degree Overview:
    • 4 semesters, 16 month program
    • 95% licensure exam pass rate
    • Provides excellent clinical experiences in Galveston and the Texas Medical Center
    • Committee faculty and strong academic resources
    • State-of-the-art simulation laboratories
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  • + Bachelor's of Science in Nursing - RN to BSN

    Location: Online Only

    Degree Overview:
    • 2 semesters, 8 month program
    • Online format for a flexible schedule
    • Customized clinical experiences
    • Based on hospital nursing career advancement requirements
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  • + Master's of Science in Nursing - Nurse Practitioners

    Location: Online Only

    Degree Overview:

    Adult Gerontology Acute Care, Adult Gerontology Primary Care, Family, and Neonatal Nurse Practitioners

    • Awarded best online programs nationally and top ranked in Texas
    • Over 90% pass rate on national certification exams
    • Part time, online programs with minimal campus visits
    • Provides knowledge of advanced practice of nursing
    • Extensive precepted clinicals
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  • + Master's of Science in Nursing - Executive Nurse Leader

    Location: Campus Only

    Degree Overview:
    • Awarded best online programs and top ranked in Texas
    • Over 90% pass rate on national certification exams
    • Part time, online programs with minimal campus visits
    • Develops new and current leaders for higher level of management
    • Prepares nurses to influence and advance health care
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  • + Master's of Science in Nursing - Clinical Nurse Leader

    Location: Online Only

    Degree Overview:
    • Awarded best online programs nationally and top ranked in Texas
    • Over 90% pass rate on national certification exams
    • Part time, online program with minimal campus visits
    • Designed for developing evidenced based practices
    • Prepares nurses to address quality and safety beside challenges
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  • + Master's of Science in Nursing - Nurse Educator

    Location: Online Only

    Degree Overview:
    • Awarded best online programs nationally and top ranked in Texas
    • Over 90% pass rate on national certifcation exams
    • Part time, online program with minimal campus visits
    • Provides innovative teaching techniques for student centered learning
    • Post BSN and MSN certificates available
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  • + Doctor of Nursing Practice

    Location: Online Only

    Degree Overview:

    Take your clinical practice to the next level by studying for your DNP degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch. Our post-master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice program will prepare you as a clinical leader with an emphasis on improving outcomes for vulnerable populations. Courses in leadership, quality improvement, economics, health policy, and population health will help you gain new insight into the challenges faced in practice and by your patients. Study with faculty mentors in an online environment that is student-centered and focused on your success.

    Nurse Practitioner certification is required.

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  • + Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Nursing

    Location: Online Only

    Degree Overview:

    Join your peers from across the nation in a program dedicated to shaping future generations of nurse scientists.  Using an online delivery modality, a combination of theoretical and research based approaches provide for stimulating interactions, scholarly exchanges and student development. The program has as its foundation a focus on biobehavioral research, vulnerable populations, and contemporary pedagogies. Come learn and grow with a cadre of faculty committed to your success.

    BSN or MSN to PhD programs available.

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